Katherine Lewis

Barrister, Social Services Team

Telephone: 03000 42 20 60

Email: katherine.lewis@kent.gov.uk

Qualifications

  • First Class Honours Degree LLB Law
  • Bar Vocational Course (Very Competent)

Areas of practice

  • Public Child Care Law

Biography

Katherine studied Law at Kingston University and went on to complete the Bar Vocational Course at BPP. Katherine was called to the Bar in 2009 where she is a member of Inner Temple. Katherine joined Maidstone Chambers where she successfully completed her pupillage in 2010 and joined the set as a tenant. In September 2015, Katherine joined KCC as an in-house advocate.

Katherine's previous practice included all areas of family law, in particular,  Public Law Proceedings, acting on behalf of parents which involved complex issues and cases involving all forms of sexual abuse allegations, fabricated illness, non-accidental injury and serious harm and neglect, which often required the use of multiple experts.